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Python (nature Storybooks)

By Chris Cheng
Illustrated by Mark Jackson

An exciting new edition to the narrative non-fiction series Nature Storybooks, about a Python.

It s morning in the bush. Python stirs and slithers out from her shelter. She warms her head and smells the air with her forked tongue. Python is a beautiful snake, but also dangerous and she is looking for a meal.

  • Spectacular illustrations

About the author

Christopher Cheng loves writing and talking about all things to do with children s books. Christopher loves animals too! He established the Zoomobile and also taught at Taronga Zoo for eight years. He is now a full-time author of children s books of many genres in digital and print formats. He lives with his wife in an inner-city Sydney terrace that is filled with children s books. Sounds Spooky was the winner of the 2012 Aurealis Award for Children s Fiction told primarily through pictures.

About the illustrator

Mark Jackson is an illustrator based in Melbourne. He has co-illustrated several books with his wife, Heather Potter, and their work has been featured in several exhibitions. Mark has three previous titles published by Walker Books Australia: The Truth About Penguins written by Meg McKinlay, 2010; Not Like Georgie written by Scott Hatcher, 2009; and Stuck! written by Charlotte Calder, 2009, which was short-listed in the Young Children Category of the Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards 2010, and received a Notable mention in the Picture Book Category, Children s Book Council of Australia Awards, 2010. For more information and samples of his artwork, please visit his website:

ISBN: 9781921529603
Distributor: Harper Collins Distribution Services for Australia and New Zealand
Binding: NON S
Release Date: August 1, 2012
Dimensions: 251 x 275mm, 32pp
Stock Status: STOCK
Australian RRP: $29.99
New Zealand RRP: $32.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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